Head of the Festivals and Expos Department at the Damascus and Damascus Countryside Chamber of Industry Mohammad al-Omar said that the event was marked by the large turnout of visitors due to the stability and recovery prevailing in Homs
province, with the participation of 100 national industrial companies specializing in food, fashion, and cosmetics.
The army men repelled a heavy attack of the terrorists near the village of Salim in Northeastern Homs
, killing or wounding a number of gunmen.
Governor Talal al-Barazi said more than 1,500 fighters and their relatives had left.
BEIRUT: Exhausted and worn out from a nearly two-year-long siege, hundreds of Syrian rebels Wednesday left their last remaining bastions in the heart of the city of Homs
under a cease-fire deal with government forces.
The fighters will be taken a few kilometers (miles) north to the towns of Talbiseh and al-Dar al-Kabira on the northern edge of Homs
Later in the morning, two of the buses left Homs
and headed north.
The deal reached on Homs
, Syria's third-largest city, follows a series of military gains by the regime around the capital, Damascus, and in the country's vital center.
But he said negotiators would also raise the issue of bringing humanitarian aid convoys to Homs
Syrian army air strikes in the central city of Homs
on Sunday killed three civilians, as regime forces pressed forward with a new bid to retake several rebel-controlled districts, a watchdog said.
A spokesman for the Coordination Committee in Homs
told Gulf News by phone that it will be very dangerous for residents to wait till the outcome of the Arab League meeting in Cairo on Saturday.
Thirteen civilians were killed yesterday and today in several parts of Homs
when the army opened fire as it carried out an operation in the city" to quash dissent, said the head of the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, reached by telephone from Nicosia.
, SANA- With the participation of about 100 companies and under the title 'our industry is our future', "Made in Syria" expo kicked off on Thursday in cooperation between Homs
and Damascus Industry Chambers.